It’s time to take advantage of one of the great gifts of the season, strawberries! Since I was a kid, these juicy berries have always been my favorite fruit–so I am always on the lookout for a new way to enjoy them.
Here’s a sampling of some of the delicious fare I came across in my search…
This Baby Kale and Strawberry Salad is just right for a light lunch or dinner. You’ll find the complete list of ingredients for this easy-to-make salad over on the Eating Bird Food Blog.
While I’ve never attempted in the past to make any type of homemade jam, Heather from French Press may have sold me on the idea with her recipe for 10 Minute Strawberry Jam. According to her it’s kid approved and the best part yet, it’s made in the microwave!
Now you know, we can’t have a strawberry recipe post without some kind of pie…this Strawberries and Cream Pie is a delicious alternative to the traditional. If you love chocolate-covered strawberries, this one is for you (there’s an Oreo cookie crust and chocolate drizzled on top). Head to the Butter With A Side Of Bread to get the full recipe.
Did someone say Cannoli Strawberries? Yes, and I’ve died and gone to heaven! Lori reveals her recipe for these scrumptious treats over on the blog, Foxes Love Lemons.
Looking for a new strawberry cake recipe? Erin baked this Strawberry Almond Skillet Cake for her wedding anniversary celebration (her original wedding cake was also strawberry). She recommends enjoying it with a cup of coffee or big scoop of vanilla ice cream.
Believe it or not, you can make this impressive Triple Berry Tart with Coconut Cream in 30 minutes. Heather from Sunday Morning Banana Pancakes explains how to prepare this dessert using store bought puff pastry–it’s a real life-saver and will save you lots of time and clean-up in the kitchen :)
Cool off on a summer night with the sweet taste of Strawberry Margarita Sorbet. This frozen dessert comes complete with a little kick of tequila and lime. Ready to break out the ice cream maker? Click here to find the recipe on Erica’s Sweet Tooth Blog.
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